Frederico Gustavo De Barros Costa E Pere Da Silva
Frederico P. Silva, former country manager at LG Electronics, has over six years' experience in the field of sales and marketing. Over the past three years, he has become a social entrepreneur in the field of ICT4D and co-founded an award-winning start-up named UX, where he acts as the CEO and is in charge of business development as well as the management of a team of five staff (with three direct reports). Frederico holds a BBA in Marketing Management from the IMM Graduate School of Marketing, South Africa. Upon completion of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, he intends to continue his work as a social entrepreneur, addressing some of the country's most pressing issues including employability, education, and financial inclusion.